Health promotion needs of youth with physical disabilities with specific reference to spinal cord injury in the Western Cape -- South Africa.

by Njoki, Emmah

Abstract (Summary)
This study aimed to determine health promotion needs of physically disabled youth with spinal cord injury. The study specifically explored health-related behaviours with reference to participation in physical activity and substance usage, factors that influenced these behaviours and major issues that needed to be targeted in health promotion.
Bibliographical Information:


School:University of the Western Cape/Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland

School Location:South Africa

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:spina bifida south africa western cape spinal cord wounds and injuries patients rehabilitation youth with disabilities health promotion education


Date of Publication:01/01/2004

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